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Why does no-one in Hong Kong want a Tesla anymore?


Neither Hong Kong nor Tesla publish real numbers of Tesla cars sold in the country. Overall, the price of Tesla cars in Hong Kong rose nearly 100 percent, a Tesla representative told Business Insider. Sales of Teslas in Hing Kong have stopped, as a recent tax change has almost doubled the price of the auto. However, in an effort to crack down on increasing traffic congestion, the government has capped the tax break on Teslas at a maximum of HKD 97 500. Read More »

The Jayden K Smith hacking warning on Facebook is a hoax


Smith friendship request. It's a new variation of a warning that's spread across Facebook before. 'He is a hacker and has the system connected to your Facebook account. Moreover, Snopes says, it is not possible for an account to be hacked simply by adding a friend, and that in order to take over an account, a password would be needed or the hacker would need to send an infected file that would only work if opened. Read More »

Dell reveals Latitude 2-in-1 pricing and availability details


Dell announced on Tuesday its Latitude 7285 laptop, which the company says is the world's first laptop that can charge wirelessly. You can get the Latitude 7285 here and the Latitude 5289 here . The Latitude 7285 is optimized throughout for wireless computing. The laptop does come with traditional battery charging as well if you're not interested in wireless charging. Read More »

Siri Usage and Engagement Declining


The company found that while Siri is still the most popular around, usage dipped by around 15 percent in the a year ago. Siri's 41.4 million monthly active users still dwarfs Samsung's S Voice at 24.8 million, but previous year Siri boasted 48.7 million users. Read More »

Twitter has a new CFO, and he costs more than $22 million


Segal will start his new job as CFO in August. He comes most recently from financial-software producer Intuit Inc., where he led financial planning for the $2.5 billion division that delivers QuickBooks to customers. Segal's annual salary will be $500,000, and he is entitled to a signing bonus of $300,000, according to a Twitter SEC filing . "He brings a principled, engaging and rigorous approach to the CFO role, with a track record of driving profitable growth". Read More »

New CEO appointed for India's Vistara


His appointment to lead the Indian airline is still subject to approval from the Indian government, says Vistara. Mr. Yeoh will return to SIA to take up a senior appointment, the airline said in a statement. With a 3% domestic market share and a fleet of 13 Airbus A320 planes, Vistara is expected to complete the mandatory 20-aircraft fleet by next year after which it can fly overseas, competing with Air India Ltd and Jet Airways and other foreign airlines. Read More »

Facebook rolls out Messenger ads globally


Facebook also has been studying ways to profit from WhatsApp, the company's other messaging app. Facebook's plan to monetize Messenger is going global. Whether these display ads deliver on that promise is open to debate - and will no doubt provoke a reaction from users as they begin to roll out. People already spend time on Messenger interacting and conducting commerce with businesses and brands they love, and now with Messenger ads, they have an opportunity to discover experiences directly ... Read More »

Ryanair cancels planned launch in Ukraine


In March this year, Ryanair announced that it planned to fly four new routes to the capital, Kiev , and seven new routes to the western Ukrainian city of Lviv . Asked if Ryanair would change its mind on quitting Ukraine , a spokesman for the airline said, "We will only reconsider flights to or from Ukraine should our agreements be honoured". Read More »

McDermott International, Inc. (MDR), Tenaris SA (TS) — Stocks Trend Overview

Accern also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 60 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. The company had revenue of $519.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $689.30 million. On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 57.58 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.28, Consequently McDermott ... Read More »

Penguin Computing Announces Transition to Intel Xeon Scalable Processors


AIC's next generation High-Density Storage Servers, SB402-VG, and SB201-VG, used AIC own-developed server board - Virgo, which supports two Intel Xeon Scalable Processors. "We are excited to offer our customers AMAX's Matrix Deep Learning Solutions equipped with the latest generation of Intel CPUs", said Rene Meyer, VP of Technology, AMAX. Read More »

Apple extends first-generation Apple Watch service policy


Apple has determined that under certain conditions on some Apple Watch (1st generation) devices the back cover may separate from the watch case. All four models are covered, from the Sport through Watch and Hermés to the Edition. Apple advises customers inquiring about a refund for a previous Apple Watch back cover fix to contact Apple Support. While not as widespread as some likely believe, the issue has been discussed on various Apple forums, including Reddit . Read More »

PS4 Firmware Update 4.72 Is Available to Download Now


Hopefully a more substantial update is released later this year. " This system software update improves the quality of the system performance ", is what Sony says has been fixed in this new one. Not to mention actual backwards compatibility would be nice if it was possible to do. So yeah, we don't know exactly what it does, but it's going to polish off some of the rough edges that some of you are encountering. Read More »

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Lifted to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley

Marathon Oil Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 0. Based on an average daily volume of 14,438,029 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.2 days. The correct version of this story can be read at Read More »

Robert Mugabe is sick, jets to Singapore for treatment


Staff Reporter| Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa is smarter than President Robert Mugabe, State House aspirant, Nkosana Moyo says. In 2011 and 2014 he had eye surgery in a hospital in Singapore. Mugabe had been scheduled to address a campaign rally on Friday, but organisers say that has been cancelled due to the trip. Africa's oldest leader, who took power in 1980, spent more than £39m on foreign travel previous year, double the amount allocated to upgrading the country's hospitals and ... Read More »

Did Tyler The Creator Come Out The Closet In His New Album?


But on Monday (July 10), fans even got a bigger surprise when news broke that Tyler's album leaked onto the internet two weeks before its release. The album release date is set for July 21st. He's tweeted about finding young Leonardo DiCaprio "beautiful", and says, "I'm now lookin" for "95 Leo" on "Who Dat Boy". Of course, as with all Tyler's songs, it's hard to tell whether this is a tongue-in-cheek remark or serious comment on his sexual orientation. Read More »

PDP's Osun bye-election victory: An evidence of unity, hard work - Makarfi


The party also said their victory in Saturday's polls was a wakeup call to the APC that electorates in Osun West and the entire country are now aware of the deceit in their party. He told members of his party to unite in order to avoid a similar fate in future elections. He is one of the best senators in our party. "Finally, we congratulate the people of Osun West for coming out enmass to vote for our candidate and for their peaceful conduct during the elections". Read More »

New Audi Sport Performance Parts for R8 and TT Look Phenomenal


These new components include new pieces for the suspension, exhaust system, exterior and interior. "Along with our expertise from motor racing, which is still the best test bed for volume production". The most spectacular offers in the Audi Sport Performance Parts are the Aero kits, which were developed in the Audi wind tunnel. They were optimized in Audi's wind tunnel and in the case of the R8, the kit provides a significant 551 lbs of downforce at 205 miles per hour. Read More »

Yup, the LG V30 is a Big G6


Instead the renders show a FullVision display dominating the front side of the phone, just like the G6. The concept model sports a USB Type-C port and an external speaker grill on its bottom side. Based on the already leaked information, in addition to that today, we have a series of renders that we believe how the LG V 30 will look like when the company officially unveils it later this year. Read More »

Amazon Kicks Off Prime Day Deals


The console bundles deals are only available until 11:59pm on 11 July 2017, so if you want to take advantage, you'll need to do so before the calendar page turns to 12 July. This Prime Day 2017 deal on the Sony PS4 Slim console will likely not last long. Aside from the number of sales the company would be able to record during Prime Day, investors are also expecting a significant rise in the number of their Amazon Prime users to which membership costs around $99 per year. Read More »

United Kingdom and Aust urge China to curb N Korea

Trump did not allude to the possibility of forming a bilateral free trade agreement, the official said . Last month, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer demanded that Japan make "unilateral concessions" on U.S. Saying some unidentified parties were circulating the "China responsibility theory", Geng said they were operating with "ulterior motivations" and sought to shrug off their own responsibilities. Read More »

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD Getting Removed From Steam Very Soon


To add incentive, the game is now going for 80 percent less than usual - $1.99 down from $9.99, though the DLC pack is still $4.99. Once it's gone, it's gone. Much like Remedy Entertainment's Alan Wake , it would seem that this game's licensing deal for some of its music has expired causing the developers to pull the game from Steam. Read More »

The Escapists 2 Breaks Out With an August Release Date


Today, publisher Team17 and developer Mouldy Toof Studios announced that their prison-escape simulation game, The Escapists 2 , is set to launch for PS4, Xbox One, and PC on August 22nd. Each new mission can be played in solo or multiplayer, and for the first time players can drop in and out in both local and online play. The Escapists 2 appears to be a pretty complete package upon release and, if this sequel gets the same support as its predecessor, it will only get better. Read More »